Last night I attended my son’s high school jazz band performance and as I sat in the audience, I realized how much I was going to miss the music when he graduates in a few years. The enjoyment I get … [Read More...]
If you’ve parented your children well, as they reach young adulthood, you should be out of a job. It’s a scary world out there, and it’s hard to see them as adults. Every summer we attend graduations … [Read More...]
People tell you time goes fast when your kids are young. You smile and look at them like you wish they’d really shut up because your kid just puked on you and you’d really like some sleep. Most moms … [Read More...]
Valentine's Day with Teens in Love
When I was in high school, cheerleaders sold flowers on Valentine’s Day for one dollar with notes attached to them from the sender. As a cheerleader, I’d deliver … [Read More...]
Having 3 girls in the teen/tween age range, I've given up hope on EVER having what I consider an "adult" house. I walk into some houses and am in awe that their stuff matches. And they have chatchka. … [Read More...]
Where Does Sexting Begin?
When I first had my daughter, I would read about any number of concerns about babies, from peanut allergies to RSV, and have a moment of mentally covering my ears with my … [Read More...]
It's our last giveaway from the gift guide! We hope you've gotten lots of great ideas and are filling your lists!
We have another design from Simply Janelle Designs... this one is her custom photo … [Read More...]
Getting Your Teen Comfortable in the Kitchen!
One thing that many young adults realize once they’re out on their own is that they have absolutely no idea how to cook. Many teens grow up either going … [Read More...]
Suicide entered my life kind of the way spring enters with the change of seasons, in like a lion out like a lamb. Its grip caught hold of someone I loved and used all its power and might to try and … [Read More...]